Treatment of Language Disorders in Children [With DVD] (CLI) (Paperback)

Treatment of Language Disorders in Children [With DVD] (CLI) By Rebecca J. McCauley (Editor), Ronald Gillam (Editor), Marc E. Fey (Editor) Cover Image

Treatment of Language Disorders in Children [With DVD] (CLI) (Paperback)

By Rebecca J. McCauley (Editor), Ronald Gillam (Editor), Marc E. Fey (Editor)


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Thoroughly updated to meet the needs of today's students in SLP courses, the second edition of this classic textbook prepares future professionals to evaluate, compare, select, and apply effective interventions for language disorders in children. Using realistic case studies and many new video clips that show each strategy in action, the expert contributors introduce your students to 14 current, research-based intervention models and examine practical ways to apply them in the field. The new edition covers interventions for both emerging communication and language and more advanced language and literacy, in a consistent chapter format that makes it easy for students to compare treatment approaches. A textbook SLPs will keep and reference often throughout their careers, this balanced, in-depth look at interventions will prepare professionals to choose and implement the best interventions for children with language disorders.


  • the theoretical and empirical basis of each intervention
  • target populations for the intervention
  • assessment and decision making
  • practical requirements for implementation
  • considerations for children from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds
  • future directions

STUDENT-FRIENDLY MATERIALS: A video clip to illustrate each intervention (on the included DVD and available online); case studies; learning activities that challenge students to apply their new knowledge

WITH NEW CHAPTERS ON: Print-Referencing Interventions * Language Intervention for School-Age Bilingual Children * Comprehensive Reading Intervention in Augmentative Communication * Complex Sentence Intervention * Narrative Language Intervention * Social Communication Intervention for Children with Language Impairment * Strathclyde Language Intervention Program (SLIP)

Product Details ISBN: 9781598579796
ISBN-10: 1598579797
Publisher: Brookes Publishing Company
Publication Date: October 13th, 2016
Pages: 552
Language: English
Series: CLI